1972 Cleveland Indians

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Season Overview

72-84 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1972 Cleveland Indians

What was the record of the 1972 Cleveland Indians?

The Cleveland Indians finished the regular season with a 72-84 record. They went 43-34 at home and 29-50 on the road.

What division did the 1972 Cleveland Indians play in?

The 1972 Cleveland Indians played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1972 Cleveland Indians?

During the regular season, the 1972 Cleveland Indians went 39-45 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1972 Cleveland Indians record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Detroit Tigers 10-8 55.6% +9
Baltimore Orioles 10-8 55.6% -5
Boston Red Sox 7-8 46.7% -8
New York Yankees 7-11 38.9% -17
Milwaukee Brewers 5-10 33.3% -17

What was the 1972 Cleveland Indians record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1972 Cleveland Indians had their best month in August, when they went 16-14 and had a 53.3% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 9-19 and had a 32.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 6-6 50% -6
May 12-11 52.2% +7
June 9-19 32.1% -35
July 15-16 48.4% +1
August 16-14 53.3% +7
September 11-17 39.3% -23
October 3-1 75% +2

Did the 1972 Cleveland Indians make the Postseason?

No, the Indians didn't make the Postseason in 1972.

What was the run differential for the 1972 Cleveland Indians?

The Cleveland Indians finished the regular season with a run differential of -47. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Indians could have been expected to have about 71.2 wins, or a 71-85 record in the regular season.

How did the 1972 Cleveland Indians perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1972 Cleveland Indians went 36-31.

How did the 1972 Cleveland Indians perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1972 Cleveland Indians went 11-12 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1972 Cleveland Indians?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1972 Cleveland Indians was a 6 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1972 Cleveland Indians?

The longest losing streak that the Cleveland Indians had during the 1972 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1972 Cleveland Indians Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Sat, Apr 15, 1972 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 5
Mon, Apr 17, 1972 @ Boston Red Sox Win 4 - 0
Tue, Apr 18, 1972 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Apr 19, 1972 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 1
Fri, Apr 21, 1972 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Apr 22, 1972 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 2
Sun, Apr 23, 1972 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 1
Tue, Apr 25, 1972 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 6
Wed, Apr 26, 1972 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 7 (10)
Fri, Apr 28, 1972 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Apr 29, 1972 @ Kansas City Royals Win 3 - 1
Sun, Apr 30, 1972 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 3 (16)
Tue, May 2, 1972 @ Texas Rangers Win 4 - 2
Wed, May 3, 1972 @ Texas Rangers Win 2 - 1
Fri, May 5, 1972 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sat, May 6, 1972 vs Chicago White Sox Win 12 - 0
Sun, May 7, 1972 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 0
Tue, May 9, 1972 vs Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Wed, May 10, 1972 vs Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 2
Fri, May 12, 1972 vs Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 3
Sat, May 13, 1972 vs Texas Rangers Win 7 - 3
Sun, May 14, 1972 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 3 (10)
Tue, May 16, 1972 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 3
Wed, May 17, 1972 vs New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Fri, May 19, 1972 @ Detroit Tigers Win 2 - 1
Sat, May 20, 1972 @ Detroit Tigers Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 21, 1972 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 5
Tue, May 23, 1972 @ New York Yankees Win 3 - 0
Wed, May 24, 1972 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 4
Thu, May 25, 1972 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 2
Fri, May 26, 1972 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 2
Sat, May 27, 1972 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 4
Sun, May 28, 1972 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 5
Mon, May 29, 1972 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 6
Wed, May 31, 1972 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Thu, Jun 1, 1972 vs Detroit Tigers Win 1 - 0
Fri, Jun 2, 1972 vs California Angels Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jun 3, 1972 vs California Angels Loss 4 - 8
Sun, Jun 4, 1972 vs California Angels Win 6 - 4
Mon, Jun 5, 1972 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Tue, Jun 6, 1972 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 7
Wed, Jun 7, 1972 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 10
Fri, Jun 9, 1972 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 1
Sat, Jun 10, 1972 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 1
Sun, Jun 11, 1972 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Jun 13, 1972 @ California Angels Loss 2 - 3 (11)
Wed, Jun 14, 1972 @ California Angels Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jun 15, 1972 @ California Angels Win 1 - 0
Fri, Jun 16, 1972 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 5
Sat, Jun 17, 1972 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jun 18, 1972 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 9
Tue, Jun 20, 1972 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 7
Tue, Jun 20, 1972 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Jun 21, 1972 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jun 23, 1972 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Jun 25, 1972 vs New York Yankees Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 25, 1972 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 1
Mon, Jun 26, 1972 vs Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 3
Tue, Jun 27, 1972 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 8
Wed, Jun 28, 1972 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Jun 28, 1972 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Jun 29, 1972 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jun 30, 1972 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jul 1, 1972 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Jul 2, 1972 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 6
Sun, Jul 2, 1972 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jul 4, 1972 vs Texas Rangers Win 2 - 0
Thu, Jul 6, 1972 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 3
Thu, Jul 6, 1972 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 5 (12)
Fri, Jul 7, 1972 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Jul 8, 1972 vs Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jul 9, 1972 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Jul 9, 1972 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 8
Mon, Jul 10, 1972 vs Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1
Tue, Jul 11, 1972 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jul 12, 1972 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Jul 13, 1972 @ Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 5
Fri, Jul 14, 1972 @ Texas Rangers Win 2 - 0 (14)
Sat, Jul 15, 1972 @ Texas Rangers Win 7 - 0
Sun, Jul 16, 1972 @ Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 3 (12)
Tue, Jul 18, 1972 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 6
Tue, Jul 18, 1972 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 8 - 11
Wed, Jul 19, 1972 @ Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 1
Fri, Jul 21, 1972 @ Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 2
Sat, Jul 22, 1972 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Jul 23, 1972 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 23, 1972 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 27, 1972 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jul 28, 1972 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 1 (10)
Sat, Jul 29, 1972 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Sun, Jul 30, 1972 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jul 30, 1972 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 1
Mon, Jul 31, 1972 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 2 (10)
Mon, Jul 31, 1972 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 1 - 0
Tue, Aug 1, 1972 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 0
Wed, Aug 2, 1972 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 7
Wed, Aug 2, 1972 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 3
Thu, Aug 3, 1972 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 3
Fri, Aug 4, 1972 vs Detroit Tigers Win 1 - 0
Sat, Aug 5, 1972 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Sun, Aug 6, 1972 vs Detroit Tigers Win 2 - 1
Sun, Aug 6, 1972 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 6
Mon, Aug 7, 1972 @ Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 2
Tue, Aug 8, 1972 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Aug 9, 1972 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Aug 11, 1972 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 1
Sat, Aug 12, 1972 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 1
Sun, Aug 13, 1972 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Aug 13, 1972 @ Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 2
Tue, Aug 15, 1972 vs California Angels Win 4 - 3 (10)
Wed, Aug 16, 1972 vs California Angels Loss 1 - 2
Thu, Aug 17, 1972 vs California Angels Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Aug 18, 1972 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 8
Sat, Aug 19, 1972 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 4
Sun, Aug 20, 1972 vs Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 1
Mon, Aug 21, 1972 vs Minnesota Twins Win 10 - 3
Tue, Aug 22, 1972 vs Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 2
Wed, Aug 23, 1972 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Fri, Aug 25, 1972 @ California Angels Win 2 - 1 (11)
Sat, Aug 26, 1972 @ California Angels Loss 1 - 7
Sun, Aug 27, 1972 @ California Angels Loss 0 - 1 (12)